Andora Issued Stamp on Catalan Language Poet Salvador Espriu
Andorra has issued a stamp to celebrate the centennial of famous poet of Catalan language Salvador Espriu (1913-1985).
Translated into several languages, Espriu\’s work has obtained international recognition, most notably the Montaigne prize (1971). He was also given the Award of Honour of Catalan Letters (1972), the Ignasi Iglesias prize (1980), the City of Barcelona Prize (1982) and the Gold Medal of the Generalitat de Catalunya (1982). He was awarded honorary doctor\’s degrees by the universities of Toulouse and Barcelona.
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